Landscape Labourer

Foothills Landscaping 2000 Ltd. - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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BASIC POSITION FUNCTION:

Assist in the efficient and profitable duties as a Landscaping crew member

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Safety:
  • Adhere to all safety policies, rules and regulations. Ensure you have received a safety orientation; checklist completed.
  • Ensure Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is on site or in the company truck (i.e.: ear plugs, safety glasses and vests) and the crew, sub-trades and guests wear PPE as required. PPE is to be worn at all times while working.
  • Participate in toolbox meetings: ensure suggestions/requests/concerns are addressed or followed up.
  • Ensure all accidents and near-misses are reported immediately.
  • Participate and Assist in the hazard assessment reports with the foreman or lead hand for each site.
  • Project Responsibilities:
  • Assist in all work functions that have been directed by Foremen or lead hand.
  • Participate in meeting specifications, time schedules, budget, and profitability goals.
  • Leadership:
  • Ensure all crew members are given respect
  • Maintain morale at an above average level
  • Represent Company in a professional manner at all times:
  • Clothing to be clean, not torn, in good taste
  • No bad language
  • Rules and policies followed
  • Equipment and Materials:
  • Operate all equipment as directed by Foremen; responsible for daily maintenance (i.e.: filters, greasing) and appearance. Request material and supplies as needed.
  • Report all problems, damage, or missing equipment to Foremen or Lead hand
  • Extras:
  • Participate in additional projects – i.e.: pruning, equipment maintenance, winter readiness, etc.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Landscaper Gardener Journeyman for advancement
  • CHT Certification (before advancing to a position as lead and or foreman)
  • Valid drivers’ license
  • Good with people and communication skills

Opportunities for growth:

  • Lead hand and Foreman positions
  • Year-round Employment

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: $16.00 to $20.00 /hour

Experience:

  • maintenance: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Landscaping: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Drivers License (Class 5) (Preferred)